Screen Gems: New at Marquee Cinemas this week
New on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at Marquee Cinemas at Southridge in Charleston and Marquee Cinemas at Pullman Square in Huntington
Rated PG for thematic elements
Pixar Animation Studios
Despite his family's baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel (voice of newcomer Anthony Gonzalez) dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz (voice of Benjamin Bratt). Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead following a mysterious chain of events. Along the way, he meets charming trickster Hector (voice of Gael García Bernal), and together, they set off on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel's family history.
1 hr. 44 min.
Gael GarcÃa Bernal
"The Man Who Invented Christmas" (Pullman Square Only)
Rated PG for thematic elements and some mild language
Bleeker Street Media
The Man Who Invented Christmas tells of the magical journey that led to the creation of Ebenezer Scrooge (Christopher Plummer), Tiny Tim and other classic characters from A Christmas Carol. Directed by Bharat Nalluri (MISS PETTIGREW LIVES FOR A DAY), the film shows how Charles Dickens (Dan Stevens) mixed real life inspirations with his vivid imagination to conjure up unforgettable characters and a timeless tale, forever changing the holiday season into the celebration we know today.
1 hr. 44 min.
"Roman J. Israel, Esq."
Rated PG-13 for language and some violence
Sony Pictures Entertainment
Roman J. Israel, Esq. is a dramatic thriller set in the underbelly of the overburdened Los Angeles criminal court system. Denzel Washington stars as a driven, idealistic defense attorney whose life is upended when a turbulent series of events challenge the activism that has defined his career. Colin Farrell costars as the ambitious, monied lawyer who recruits Roman to his firm.
2 hr. 9 min.
Flashback Cinema Feature
This Flashback Cinema film shows on Sunday and Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
Twentieth Century Fox
The hit comedy starring McCauley Culkin as Kevin McCallister, an 8-year-old boy who is mad at his family and wishes they would disappear. When they accidentally leave for Christmas vacation without him, he gets his wish. But he finds being “home alone” isn’t all fun and games (or is it?) when two bungling burglars (Joe Pesci and Daniel Stern) force him to defend his house. (“You guys give up? Or are you thirsty for more?”)
1 hr. 43 min.